Studio portrait of 707A Private (Pte) George Godfrey Beckett, 33rd Battalion, of Lightning Ridge, ...

Place Europe: Belgium
Accession Number P06017.001
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Print silver gelatin
Maker Solomons Studios
Place made Australia: New South Wales, Armidale
Date made c 1915-1916
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Studio portrait of 707A Private (Pte) George Godfrey Beckett, 33rd Battalion, of Lightning Ridge, NSW (left) and his brother Albert (Burt) Beckett. Pte Beckett enlisted on 20 November 1915, at Narrabri, NSW, and died of wounds on 22 September 1917 at the 17th Casualty Clearing Station, Belgium, while serving with the 2nd Battalion.